The 400-AYFQ Dell 2.4TB 10K RPM SAS-12GBPS 256MB Buffer 512E Self-Encrypting FIPS140 2.5Inch Form Factor Hot-Plug Hard Disk Drive with Tray is a high-performance storage device designed for enterprise-level servers and data centers. This hard drive offers an impressive combination of storage capacity, speed, and data security features that are essential for organizations that need reliable and secure storage solutions.
The 400-AYFQ Dell hard drive has a storage capacity of 2.4TB, which is suitable for storing large amounts of data such as databases, multimedia files, and virtual machines. This storage capacity is sufficient for most enterprise-level applications, and it can help organizations reduce the number of hard drives needed to store their data. This, in turn, can help reduce the overall cost of storage for the organization.
The 400-AYFQ Dell hard drive has a rotational speed of 10,000 RPM, which makes it one of the fastest hard drives available in the market. This high speed allows the hard drive to access and transfer data at a faster rate, which is essential for applications that require quick access to data. The high speed also makes this hard drive suitable for applications that require high-performance storage such as virtualization, data analytics, and high-performance computing.
The 400-AYFQ Dell hard drive comes with self-encrypting FIPS140-2 security features, which ensures that data stored on the hard drive is protected against unauthorized access. This feature is particularly important for organizations that deal with sensitive information such as financial institutions, healthcare providers, and government agencies. The FIPS140-2 security feature ensures that the hard drive meets the standards set by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) for cryptographic modules.
The 400-AYFQ Dell hard drive has a form factor of 2.5 inches, which makes it suitable for use in enterprise-level servers and storage arrays. The small form factor allows organizations to fit more hard drives in a smaller space, which is essential for data centers that have limited physical space. The small form factor also allows for better airflow and cooling, which can help improve the overall performance and reliability of the hard drive.
The 400-AYFQ Dell hard drive is hot-pluggable, which means that it can be removed and replaced without shutting down the server or storage array. This feature is particularly important for organizations that require continuous uptime for their applications and services. Hot-swapping hard drives can help minimize downtime and reduce the risk of data loss or corruption.
The 400-AYFQ Dell hard drive has a buffer of 256MB, which acts as a temporary cache for data that is being read or written to the hard drive. The buffer helps improve the overall performance of the hard drive by reducing the number of read/write operations that are required. This, in turn, can help improve the lifespan of the hard drive and reduce the risk of data loss or corruption.
The 400-AYFQ Dell hard drive uses the 512e format, which means that it emulates the behavior of traditional 512-byte sector hard drives. This format is important because it ensures that the hard drive is compatible with older systems and applications that are designed to work with traditional hard drives. The 512e format also helps improve the efficiency of the hard drive by reducing the overhead that is required for data storage and retrieval.
General Information about the Dell 400-AYFQ
- Manufacturer: Dell
- Part Number or SKU# 400-AYFQ
- Product Type: Hard Disk Drive
- Product Name: 2.4TB 10K RPM SAS 12GBPS
- Storage Capacity : 2.4 TB
- Form Factor : 2.5 Inch(In 3.5inch Hybrid Carrier)
- Interface : SAS-12GBPS
- Cache : 256 MB
- Features : Advanced Format 512e
- Hardware Encryption : Yes (Self-Encrypting Fips 140)
- Rotational Speed : 10K RPM
- External Transfer Rate : 1200 MBPS
- Buffer : 256 MB
Expansion / Connectivity
- Interfaces : 1 X SAS 12GB/S
- Compatible Bays : 1 X Hot-Swap - 2.5 Or 3.5 (With Included Bay Adapter)
Dimension and Weight
- Width : 2.8 Inch
- Depth : 3.9 Inch
- Height : 0.6 Inch
- Weight : 0.50 lbs
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There is nothing better than getting a balance between performance, affordability, and quality. This balance is what clients tend to get with the hard drive hybrid tray. These devices make it easy to mount either 2.5- or 3.5-inch hard disk drives within high-end servers or desktop computers.
The hard drive hybrid tray perfectly fits the bay where users will normally have their optical drives located. With this, users can easily exchange the optical drives with the HDD hybrid tray. Doing this allows your server or desktop computer to recognize the second drive as a secondary storage disk.
Hard drive hybrid trays help users to expand their system storage capacity without any hassle whatsoever. Using the HDD hybrid tray, installing new hard disk drives helps create a great storage model for files, programs, and movies.
Hard Drive Hybrid Tray Caddy for Improved Protection
Purchasing these models of HDD hybrid trays for laptops, desktop computers, or servers ensure maximum protection. The guarantee that the hard disk remains sheltered, dirt free, and present in the right place at all times.
There is a wide range of options with a full-size frame that secures users' hard disk drives in place. The frame of these tray caddies absorbs the vibration from the system, thereby minimizing noise. With this feature, users can easily employ the use of HDD hybrid trays in a quiet work environment.
Versatile Hybrid Tray for Safe Installation
Despite the tremendous growth rate of hard disk drives, there are HDD hybrid trays that will fit their needs. Users will find hard drive hybrid trays that allow the installation of a wide range of hard drive types, including SAS-12Gbps, SAS-6Gbps, and SATA-6Gbps.
They are versatile options that are also very helpful to Firewire and eSATA interfaces. These trays act correctly as the control source for installing extra hard drive components and ports for improved data transport.
Installing them is relatively straightforward. Many of the options available come with built-in lock screws for easy installation of second drives. Their anti-static surface also throws installation up a significant notch.
There is always a compatible converter for each desktop computer or server. This ensures that users with systems that use SATA or SAS hard drives can also benefit from a secure and reliable connection.
Some hard drive hybrid tray models are also equipped with pre-fab mounting holes. These mounting holes help to hold previously existing mounting equipment securely. When these mounting equipment are held securely, users can easily build on an extra hard drive component's improved storage capabilities.
Reliable and Consistent Performance
There SATA and SAS hard drive hybrid trays available to fit into the expanded memory market. Users will find hard drive hybrid trays that support the 6Gbps interface. That way, it leverages the interface to offer the best level of performance. These HDD hybrid trays come with designs that allow them to handle a wide range of several operations effectively. You can trust them, regardless of the intensity of your work.
SATA and SAS hard drive hybrid trays ensure a better installation of the drives within this range. That way, users can carry out effective server virtualization, high-performance computing, and data analytics. HDD hybrid trays have steady performance specifications, helping them to do several activities sequentially.
Also, there are SAS 12GBPS hard drive hybrid trays. These drive trays come with form factors that fit 2.5 inches and 3.5 inches hard drives. They come with a multi-path connection that provides room for failover redundancy. With these devices, users can be sure that there will be no single point of failure.
Furthermore, they feature advanced error-control that ensures a secure high-level connection. There is also an error technology combination that helps to protect users' previously installed hard drive components.
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